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Tag Archive: Craft

TUTORIAL: MAKE A POM-POM WALL HANGING

Move over gallery walls – it’s all about statement wall hangings right now. The look of the moment is ultra-textural and inspired by 1970s design, with multi-colours, tassels and super-shaggy bits. In this tutorial, I’ll show you how to make your own lush and textural wall hanging, with a contemporary spin. I’ve used giant pom-poms, […]

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Space to Create: Cath Derksema of Prints Charming

I have serious studio envy. Cath Derksema of Prints Charming has the most amazing warehouse studio space and it’s a riot of colour and pattern. Prints Charming is known for its beautiful fabrics in bright, saturated hues and simple, graphic patterns, and the studio is a reflection of that aesthetic. Cath is creative to the […]

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Design Scout: Ottoman Hamam towels

These are some of the most luxurious towels in the world. Come over to the blog to find out more…

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How to Make Marbled Polymer Clay (+ a necklace + plant holder)

Have you noticed that marble is everywhere right now? We’re loving this gorgeous trend, with marble finishes popping up in fashion, accessories and homewares. It looks amazing and very ‘now’ mixed with different materials, especially copper and timber, as well as pastel tones like blush and dusky pink. In this post, I’ll show you how […]

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Space to Create: Michelle Harvey

I first met Michelle Harvey of Crayon Chick around eight years ago when we both had market stalls. Michelle was always the super organised one – she set up early, and was consistently bright, bubbly and enthusiastic. Although her products have evolved over that time Michelle is still a constant ray of sunshine on the […]

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WIN! A shibori workshop with Karen and Pepa of Shibori Textiles

The shibori and indigo trends are showing no signs of slowing down. Would you like to learn how to dye your own fabric using the shibori technique from masters of the craft? If you’re in Sydney, or you can get yourself here, then you’re in luck!  To celebrate the launch of We Are Scout, Pepa […]

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New Craft Summer Catalogue & Free Shipping Today

Still battling it out at the local shopping centre? Stoppit. Now. And look here. Australia has a dazzling new online shopping destination that’s filled with stuff that’s (a) looks darn handsome; (b) filled with beautiful stuff handmade by Australians; and (c) all made in Australia. You can find it all at Craft (also known as […]

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TUTORIAL :: Make a gorgeous gold paper storage sack

This easy, fun and stylish tutorial is an excerpt from SCOUT magazine. I hope you enjoy the sneak peek…

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Tutorial: Make a braided cuff bangle using Hama beads

Make your own cuff for under $10, and it’s the perfect craft for older children to do in the school holidays. Pop over to the blog for more…

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Etsy and abcd Sydney craft party this weekend

Join us this Saturday for the abcd Etsy Craft Party. Bring old photos, share a pot of tea and conversation with other friendly creatives, and get your craft on. Click through for all the details…

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TUTORIAL :: Sew an apron with a patchwork pocket

Make this linen apron with a patchwork pocket. On the blog…

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